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Environmental Release Report: FORD MOTOR CO. OHIO ASSEMBLY PLANT
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    *Note: These rankings are based on chemical releases and transfers reported by industrial facilities to the Toxics Release Inventory, and do not take into account major sources of pollution or toxic chemicals that are not covered by TRI.

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Recognized Carcinogens 35,365
    Suspected Carcinogens 140
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 320,206
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 4,665
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 330,211
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 35,365
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 197,458
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 332,194
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 340,706
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 368,806
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 65
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 289,412
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 369,350
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 293,155

    *Note: Some chemicals are associated with more than one health effect, so their release may be counted multiple times in this table. Therefore, it is not appropriate to sum releases sorted by health effect. Total reported releases to air and water are provided in the data summary below.
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  • What We Don't Know About Chemical Safety and Harm
  • Air Releases
    6 TRI chemicals released to air in the United States lack the risk assessment values required for safety assessment
    218 TRI chemicals released to air in the United States lack the exposure estimates required for safety assessment
    Water Releases
    5 TRI chems released to water in the United States lack the risk assessment values required for safety assessment
    172 TRI chemicals released to water in the United States lack the exposure estimates required for safety assessment
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  • TRI Data Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    1988 2,144,700 0 0 0 2,144,700 157,280 NA
    1989 1,913,532 0 0 0 1,913,532 138,170 NA
    1990 860,136 0 0 0 860,136 71,819 NA
    1991 605,529 0 0 0 605,529 380,261 1,559,231
    1992 677,612 0 0 0 677,612 544,835 2,011,717
    1993 1,095,472 0 0 0 1,095,472 720,693 3,086,312
    1994 1,244,154 0 0 0 1,244,154 1,446,607 3,810,840
    1995 927,983 0 0 0 927,983 1,312,783 3,135,938
    1996 906,666 0 0 0 906,666 912,017 2,546,059
    1997 581,072 0 0 0 581,072 1,879,840 2,061,383
    1998 709,434 0 0 0 709,434 962,604 2,276,990
    1999 544,951 0 0 0 544,951 765,133 1,781,845
    2000 371,671 0 0 0 371,671 543,094 1,234,856
    2001 326,089 0 0 0 326,089 593,151 1,132,928
    2002 369,350 0 0 0 369,350 620,405 1,272,343
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: FORD MOTOR CO. OHIO ASSEMBLY PLANT
    Mailing Address: 650 MILLER RD., AVON LAKE, OH 44012
    Public Contact: ELIZABETH BURKE
    Phone: (440) 933-1498
    SIC Code: 37 Transportation Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: FORD MOTOR CO.
    Latitude: 41.48528
    Longitude: -82.06389
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  • Links

    • Scorecard's Criteria air pollutants report for this facility
    • See EPA Envirofacts report for this facility for information about regulatory compliance, hazardous waste handling processes, Superfund status, and permitted air and water emissions.
    • RTK NET report for this facility, which includes its complete Form R report to EPA's Toxics Release Inventory

    Information about whether this facility is in compliance with applicable environmental laws is available from EPA's Sector Facility Indexing Project:

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